Patchy freezing drizzle persists across parts of northern IL early this morning, and a winter weather advisory is in effect until 9 am. A light glaze of ice is possible on elevated surfaces, and untreated pavement such as sidewalks, parking lots and… Read More

A threat of freezing rain and significant ice accumulation exists across parts of northern IL and northwest IN tonight. Freezing rain, possibly mixed with sleet north, is expected to develop into the I-39 corridor of north central IL late this afternoon, then… Read More

Temperatures will continue to rise through the week as a mild pattern develops. Drizzle and light rain is expected to spread across the area Saturday afternoon through Monday. Due to the recent extreme cold, sub-freezing surfaces may results in icy conditions from… Read More

After several days of bitterly cold conditions, temperatures will make a dramatic swing to well-above normal by early next week. Temperatures should steadily rise now through Saturday. A period of rainy weather is expected Saturday afternoon through Monday, with icy conditions possible… Read More

If there is any day where you need to demonstrate cold weather safety to the max, it is Wednesday. The Arctic air will be fully entrenched over the region. Temperatures will likely remain in the negative double digits area wide for the… Read More

Check for School Closings and Delays at Emergency School Closing A Wind Chill Warning is in effect from Tuesday evening through Thursday morning for all of northern Illinois and northwest Indiana. Potentially life threatening cold with wind chills of 30 to 55… Read More

A burst of snow with strong winds will cause hazardous travel conditions through the commute, with under 1/4 mile visibility at times in open areas due to snow and blowing snow. Snow amounts of up to 1″, locally as high as 2″… Read More

Snow will spread east over the area this evening and early overnight. The snow will become heavy at times into overnight before easing in intensity quickly Monday morning. Patchy blowing snow is likely in open areas tonight into early Monday. There will… Read More

Another bitterly cold night is in store, especially where snow cover is deepest in northern Illinois, with lows forecast in the teens below zero. Elsewhere, it will be in the single digits above and below zero. Light winds under high pressure are… Read More

Check your latest school closings and delays at Emergency Closing Center. Several bouts of severe winter weather are likely over the next week. First up, the period of dangerously cold weather tonight through Friday night. The most severe cold will be later… Read More